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The Station Detail Report provides detailed information on CIMIS stations including the region in which they are located, nearby city, installation dates, termination dates (if inactive), geographic locations (latitude and longitude), elevations above see level, zip codes, surface types (grass or alfalfa), station site descriptions, and photographs of the stations.
Nicolaus #30
Sacramento Valley Region Sutter County Central District Nearby city is Nicolaus
  • Activated On January 03, 1983 - December 29, 2011
  • Station is Inactive
  • ETo Reported
  • Reference Surface is Grass
  • Datalogger is CR10
Picture of Station 30(West)
Station 30
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Geographic Information
Elevation (ft): 32
Latitude: 38o52'16"N / 38.87
Longitude: 121o32'43"W / -121.55
Associated Zip Codes
95659, 95668, 95674
Station Siting Description
DATE: 11-12-02

STATION#:30
STATION NAME: Nicolaus
ETO ZONE: 12
PREVAILING WINDS:
LOCAL CHARACTER: Agricultural region

DESCRIPTION OF STATION SITE:
Located in a large flood irrigated pasture on a cattle ranch. The station is enclosed in an approximately 30`x30` fenced area. Additional equipment and sensors are located here to provide �agroclimate� data for the DWR Central District. An evaporation pan is co-located.

NORTH:
1000+ ft: Irrigated pasture

EAST:
550`: Irrigated pasture

SOUTH:
1000+ ft: Irrigated pasture

WEST:

1000+ ft: Irrigated pasture

COMMENTS:
The pasture is used to graze cattle. The number of animals utilizing the field may vary from year to year depending on markets and available water. As a consequence grazeing practices and grass hieght, at times, may affect environmental conditions near the station.
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